Young Adults Mentoring Program launches with a trip to the Barclays Center

Shamel and D'Marco pose together at the Barclays Center during their first mentorship session

On Tuesday, Lantern client Shamel and mentor D'Marco met up for the first outing for our new Young Adults Mentoring Program. Shamel, who is 22, is majoring in Human Services at Bronx Community College and has been a mentor himself. Working for the Safe In My Brother's Arms program in Brooklyn, he mentored homeless teenage … Continue reading Young Adults Mentoring Program launches with a trip to the Barclays Center

April news: mental health successes and a new volunteering program

Health and Wellness Coordinator Stephanie and volunteer Gayle prepare a cooking demonstration for Lantern's Audubon Fresh Food Box program

Here's some highlights from our April newsletter. To make sure you always get the full story, sign up. Illness Management & Recovery delivers impressive results: For nearly 30 years, Deborah* avoided daylight because she was afraid of people seeing her. She shopped in the middle of the night at 24-hour supermarkets, and if she thought … Continue reading April news: mental health successes and a new volunteering program